The augmented reality feature on Google Maps, which displays the view in front of you on your phone, with arrows and coloured identification markers around buildings, aims to help you easily find your way in unfamiliar places. Photos: Business Insider

Will Google’s new augmented reality maps save us from ever getting lost again?

  • Test of its unreleased pedestrian maps technology shows on-screen arrows and warning signs along the chosen route. So does it work, asks Nick Bastone?
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The augmented reality feature on Google Maps, which displays the view in front of you on your phone, with arrows and coloured identification markers around buildings, aims to help you easily find your way in unfamiliar places. Photos: Business Insider
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